Daily Chemical Reaction
- Building material values have gained strength during the past few weeks. We discuss another multi-year high price reached in China spot PVC and offer thoughts on trends, including from India, before our Sunday thematic.
- We flag pertinent chemical sector corporate items (e.g., BASF, PPG, Orica, & Clariant business news; several Capex items & price hike announcements)
- UK to begin carbon trading next week., and more ESG sector news flow.
- We flag multiple macro-economic factors worthy of note, ranging from indications of upticks in travel demand and slowing at-home consumption.
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